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Today’s Rheumatology clinics are hurried and impersonal.
And it’s YOUR health that suffers.
Do you struggle with:
lack of access to your Rheumatologist?
continued symptoms despite treatments?
lack of guidance on the best lifestyle changes for your condition?
feeling left out or unheard in your own visits?
End the dissatisfying appointments and FINALLY find a true healthcare partner with Connected Rheumatology.
Connected Rheumatology patients get:
Comprehensive care that combines lifestyle changes with state-of-the-art medical advances
Whether concerns are rheumatic or not, we discuss everything, because we believe it is all connected
Care At Your Convenience
With telemedicine (& even house calls), get your care at your convenience
Meet Dr. Elizabeth Ortiz
Dr. Ortiz has a unique talent for making the complex, understandable.
She knows how lonely the modern medical system can leave us and the fear & confusion we feel when faced with important medical decisions.
With over 10 years experience in Rheumatology, she has cared for thousands of patients with conditions ranging from complex cases of lupus (SLE) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA), to more common, but often misunderstood conditions, such as osteoarthritis (OA) and fibromyalgia.
She is especially interested in the power of lifestyle changes and complimentary therapies and how they can supplement state-of-the-art therapy.
What others are saying
Office visits were like visiting an old friend. Just seeing her makes you feel better.
She has a great combination of bedside manner, technical skill, and an excellent understanding of rheumatoid diseases.
She helped me and my wife to understand what I’m dealing with and what to expect, and all while being very compassionate. She not only listened to me but then explained everything in terms I can understand.
Dr Ortiz always has my health as her priority. Even with a difficult to manage disease, she makes reasonable recommendations and makes sure I am comfortable with moving forward on new treatment plans, medications etc.
I noticed that after I went into remission, I was able to maintain it longer than I did in the past due to Dr. Ortiz’s treatment.
Dr. Ortiz listens to her patients and treats each one as an individual. She helped me manage my medical condition by listening to me, prescribing tests as necessary, and helping me stay on top of my health.
She made sure that I knew which steps we were taking and why we were taking those steps.
Dr. Ortiz was clear, direct, and compassionate with my case, helping me understand my conditions and plan for my future with a tailored approach.
I was recommended to Dr. Ortiz by my physical therapist and had our first appointment in December 2014. By April 2015, I was on vacation, walking around all day without pain, and feeling the best I had in years. She not only respected the fact that I valued the combination of vitamins, supplements, and diet along with any prescribed medication to treat my arthritis, but she encouraged me to continue.
It is impossible to judge the true cost of our disconnected medical system.
High deductibles & out of pocket costs are already wreaking havoc on our wallets but often without significant health benefits. Co-pays and hidden fees are not getting us what we all want — the expertise, the time and the attention of the doctor.
Connected Rheumatology was built to provide just that. Located in Dallas, Texas and kept intentionally small, Connected Rheumatology makes sure there is value in the money you spend on your healthcare.
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